Purkin Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Purkin Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Purkin family

Profession Census Frequency
Stone Miner 2
Cotton Spinner 1
Cotton Weaver 1
Farmer 1
Female Servant 1

Purkin Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Parkin 83% 58,192
2 Perkin 83% 12,995
3 Parken 67% 1,087
4 Purkin 100% 235
5 Perken 67% 108

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The surname Purkin is the 4th most popular variant of Parkin.

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